Cabby taken to hospital after crashing taxi into bushes outside Gardens by the Bay

Submitted by Stomper Liang

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A 39-year-old man was taken to hospital after an accident involving his taxi outside Gardens by the Bay on Sunday (Nov 17).

In response to a Stomp query, the police said they were alerted to the accident along Marina Gardens Drive, towards Marina Boulevard, at 5.36pm.

Stomper Liang, who was driving past the scene, contributed a photo that shows an SMRT taxi mounting the kerb.

Officers from the Singapore Civil Defence Force (SCDF) can also be spotted at the scene.

Liang said: "The taxi was in the bushes but I didn't see the driver around."

The taxi driver was conscious when taken to Singapore General Hospital.

Police investigations are ongoing.